This marks the 5th straight year that Austin has earned such recognition. While these are exciting and vibrant times in the Austin area, all of that growth has also brought about an unprecedented surge in the number of vehicles and accidents on our roads.
A booming population has many benefits, from increased infrastructure to plentiful employment opportunities, but there can be some downsides as well. A recent rise in the number of car accidents taking place in and around Austin has also made headlines as the city struggles to catch up with the rising population. From minor injuries to major traffic incidents and fatalities, these accidents are taking on toll our city and residents.
In the event you have been involved in a car accident in Austin, contact an Austin car accident attorney immediately. Call Terry & Kelly, PLLC at 512-910-2000 for a free initial consultation and case review. We are an experienced and personal injury law firm that understands the unique circumstances revolving around Austin’s population growth and will work to vigorously defend your rights.
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